The Dose

The Dose: Predicting the 89th Academy Awards

The Academy Awards, the legendary ceremony for honoring the best films of the prior year, will have its 89th show this Sunday on ABC. Hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, “La La

The Dose: The best of the 2017 Grammy performances

The 59th Grammy Awards were this past Sunday, and the annual award show was definitely one that will be remembered. Whether it was Cee Lo Green’s head-to-toe golden outfit or Katy

The Dose: ‘Fifty Shades Darker’ is darker indeed

Girls and their boyfriends, groups of girls and hopeless romantics filled the Cinemark 14 theater Thursday night to watch the second installment in the “Fifty Shades of Grey” series. Before I get

The Dose: ‘John Wick: Chapter 2’ surpasses the first movie

Playing in theaters nationwide is the second chapter of the “John Wick” series. Now I’m a huge fan of the first film, which is a wonderful ‘70s-style revenge thriller that

The Dose: Ashleigh Smith jazzes the crowd at Denton Black Film Festival

The Patterson-Appleton Arts Center showed some soul this past Saturday to close out the third night of the Denton Black Film Festival. Ashleigh Smith, a UNT alumna and jazz recording

The Dose: ‘Jerico’ successfully combines humor and authenticity

In the movie “Jericho,” best friends Jerico and Jarvis were headed on a spontaneous road trip when their plans took a major wrong turn that jeopardized their lives. “Jerico”, a

The Dose: ‘Walk with Me’ tells some of the best civil rights stories in history

Many federal judges go through their entire careers without having heard a high-profile case. Damon J. Keith, on the other hand, apparently hit the judicial jackpot in the 1970s. Keith

The Dose: ‘I Am Not Your Negro’ is a strong start for Denton Black Film Festival

Abby Jones | Staff Writer “I Am Not Your Negro” breathes life into the memoir “Remember This House” by renowned African-American author James Baldwin, which he only wrote 30 pages

The Dose: Netflix’s ‘Series of Unfortunate Events’ is hit and miss

Julia Falcon | Senior Staff Writer “A Series of Unfortunate Events” was beloved by me and many other children in the early 2000s. I read every single book written by

The Dose: ‘La La Land’ is a must-see even if you hate musicals

Nathan Williams | Contributing Writer “La La Land” is easily one of the most critically lauded films in the past decade. Awards are raining down on it so much that